International Business Management

(This is for student with Adm.Code 60X-XXXX and over, for 55X-XXXX to 59X-XXXX Please see IBM (Old) Curriculum here.)

Total number of credits142credits
A.General education courses40credits
Language courses 15credits
Social Science courses13credits
Humanities courses6credits
Science and mathematics courses6credits
B.Specialized courses93credits
Business core courses48credits
Major required courses30credits
Concentration Courses15credits
C.Free elective courses9credits

A. General education courses

Language courses 
Total15 credits
Course codeCourse titlecredits
BG1001English I3 (2-3-6)
BG1002English II3 (2-3-6)
BG2000English III3 (2-3-6)
BG2001English IV3 (2-3-6)
GE 1403
(OR)
GE 1405
(OR)
GE 1408
Communication in Thai
(OR)
Thai Language and Culture (For international students)
(OR)
Thai usage (For students who graduated from International schools)
3 (3-0-6)

Social science courses 
Total13 credits
Course codeCourse titlecredits
ECO 2201Microeconomics3 (3-0-6)
ECO 2202Macroeconomics3 (3-0-6)
GE 1204Physical educations1 (1-0-2)
GE 2202Ethics3 (3-0-6)
MGT 1101Introduction to business3 (3-0-6)

Humanity courses 
Total6 credits
Course codeCourse titlecredits
GE 2101World Civilization3 (3-0-6)
MGT 2404Managerial Psychology3 (3-0-6)

Science and mathematics courses 
Total6 credits
Course codeCourse titlecredits
MA 1200Mathematics for business3 (3-0-6)
GE 1301Environmental science3 (3-0-6)

B.Specialized courses

Business core courses 
Total48 credits
Course codeCourse titlecredits
ACT 1600Fundamentals of Financial Accounting3 (3-0-6)
ACT 2620Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting 3 (3-0-6)
SA 1201Statistics I3 (3-0-6)
BG 1400Business Law I3 (3-0-6)
BG 1401Business Law II3 (3-0-6)
SA 2200Statistics II3 (3-0-6)
MIS 1221Computer Literacy0 (0-2-0)
MIS 2111Introduction to Management Information Systems3 (3-0-6)
MIS 2221Quantitative Analysis Tools0 (0-2-0)
FIN 2201Principles of Finance3 (3-0-6)
FIN 3101Corporate Finance3 (3-0-6)
IBM 2201International Business Environment3 (3-0-6)
MGT 2900Principles of Management3 (3-0-6)
MGT 3905Operations Management3 (3-0-6)
MGT 3907Business Communication3 (3-0-6)
MGT 3940Business Research Methodology3 (3-0-6)
MGT 4914Entrepreneurship3 (3-0-6)
MKT 2280Principles of Marketing3 (3-0-6)

Major required courses 
Total30 credits
Course codeCourse titlecredits
FIN 4102 International Finance3 (3-0-6)
MKT 3620Global Marketing 3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3101Cross Cultural Human Resource Management 3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3102Export-Import Policy and Strategy3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3203International Management3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3204Designing and Managing Global Operations3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4105Global Business Feasibility Analysis3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4106International Business Research3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4207Special Topics in International Business 3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4208International Strategic Management3 (3-0-6)

Plan A - Major concentration courses
Students pursuing PLAN A must select a concentration in the major area and study the five specified courses
Course codeCourse titltecredits
International Marketing
IBM 3111International Buyer Behavior3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3212International Marketing Communications 3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3213International Pricing Strategy3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4114Global Supply Chain Management3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4115Global Product and Brand Planning3 (3-0-6)
Cross Cultural Business Studies
Language I (Chinese(CN0400), Japanese (JA0723), French(FR1500)3 (3-0-6)
Language II (Chinese(CN1400), Japanese(JA1700), French(FR1501)3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3221Cross Cultural Communication, Conflict and Negotiation3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4122 Small Business Internationalization and Growth3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4123Global Context of Business 3 (3-0-6)

Plan B - Business concentration courses 
Students pursuing PLAN B must select a concentration in the major area and study the five specified courses.
Course codeCourse titltecredits
Accounting
ACT 3602Intermediate Accounting I3 (3-0-6)
ACT 3603Intermediate Accounting II3 (3-0-6)
ACT 3614Taxation I3 (3-0-6)
ACT 3622Cost Accounting3 (3-0-6)
ACT 3629Profits Planning and Control3 (3-0-6)
Finance
FIN 3102Business and Economic Analysis for Decision3 (3-0-6)
FIN 3201Investment3 (3-0-6)
FIN 3203Bank Management3 (3-0-6)
FIN 3231Financial Feasibility Planning3 (3-0-6)
FIN 4101Financial Management3 (3-0-6)
Hospitality and Tourism Management
HTM 3101Introduction to Hospitality Management3 (3-0-6)
HTM 3102Introduction to Tourism Management3 (3-0-6)
HTM 3103Consumer Behavior in Hospitality and Tourism Industry3 (3-0-6)
HTM 3205Marketing in Hospitality and Tourism3 (3-0-6)
HTM 3211Food and Beverage Management3 (3-0-6)
Management Information Systems(MIS)
MIS 3111Business Process Management3 (3-0-6)
MIS 3121Database Systems3 (2-2-6)
MIS 4111Information Systems Project Management3 (3-0-6)
MIS 4122Business Intelligence3 (2-2-6)
MIS 4211Information Systems Strategy, Management and Acquisition3 (3-0-6)
Industrial Management and Logistics (MGT)
IML 3201Business Analytics3 (3-0-6)
IML 3203Logistics and Supply Chain Management3 (3-0-6)
IML 3204Industrial Safety and Risk Management3 (3-0-6)
IML 4201Lean Manufacturing and Agile Supply Chain3 (3-0-6)
IML 4203Quality Management3 (3-0-6)
Marketing (MKT)
MKT 3102Integrated Marketing Communications3 (3-0-6)
MKT 3525Sales Management3 (3-0-6)
MKT 3530Consumer Behavior3 (3-0-6)
MKT 4725Competitive Analysis and Strategy3 (3-0-6)
MKT 4730Marketing Management3 (3-0-6)

Business Economics: Managerial Track
ECO 2551Introduction to Econometrics 3 (3-0-6)
ECO 2641Intermediate Macroeconomics3 (3-0-6)
ECO 2661Managerial Economics 3 (3-0-6)
ECO 3731International Trade3 (3-0-6)
ECO 4761Economics of Strategy 3 (3-0-6)
Total15 credits

Plan C - Major elective courses 
Students pursuing PLAN C must select any five major elective/foreign Language courses
Course codeCourse titltecredits
ECO 3731International Trade3 (3-0-6)
FIN 3231Financial Feasibility Planning3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3111International Buyer Behavior3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3131Legal and Ethical Issues in International Business 3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3132International Relations3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3212International Marketing Communications3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3213International Pricing Strategy3 (300 Hours)
IBM 3221Cross Cultural Communication, Conflict and Negotiation3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4114Global Supply Chain Management3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4115Global Product and Brand Planning3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4122Small Business Internationalization and Growth3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4134International Services Marketing3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4235Seminar in International Business Management3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4236Individual Research3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4237Individual Research
International Business Management Internship
3 (3-0-6)
MKT 3867Social media and Online Marketing3 (3-0-6)
MKT 4726Advertising and Creative Strategy3 (3-0-6)
MGT 3917Innovation and Change Management3 (3-0-6)
MIS 3142Introduction to Enterprise Resource Planning 3 (3-0-6)
MIS 4112Digital Marketing Technology3 (3-0-6)
MIS 4114Electronic Customer Relationship Management3 (3-0-6)
Foreign Language Courses
Business Chinese
CN 0400Chinese for Beginners I3 (3-0-6)
CN 1400Introduction to Chinese3 (3-0-6)
CN 1401Chinese I3 (3-0-6)
CN 2401Chinese II3 (3-0-6)
CN 2402Chinese III3 (3-0-6)
Business French
FR 1500Introduction to French3 (3-2-7)
FR 1501French I3 (3-2-7)
FR 2501French II3 (3-2-7)
FR 3537Communication Skills in French3 (3-0-6)
FR 3538Basic Business French3 (3-0-6)
Business Japanese
JA 0723Reading and Writing Japanese Scripts3 (3-0-6)
JA 1700Introduction to Japanese3 (3-0-6)
JA 1701Japanese I3 (3-0-6)
JA 2701Japanese II3 (3-0-6)
JA 2702Japanese III3 (3-0-6)
One Elective Course3 (3-0-6)

Note:
* All major required courses are offered in the first and the second
semester, not in summer (“C” is the passing grade.).
C. Free elective courses
Students can take free elective courses of 9 credits from any faculty in Assumption University upon completion of the prerequisites (if any). However, they are certain courses that the Martin De Tours School of Management and Economics does not allow the students to enroll as follows:

Subject CodeSubject Name
BG 1112 or GE 1202 orGeneral Psychology
GE 1207Fundamental Psychology
BG 1203Fundamentals of Statistics
BG 1402 orBusiness, Society and Goverment
GE 1203Society, Politics and Economics
ECO 2220Introduction to Economics
ECO 2531Principles of Microeconomics
ECO 2541Principles of Macroeconomics
GE 1101Thai Civilization
GE1203Society, Politics and Economics
GE 1404Thai Culture and Tradition (For Comm.Arts Students only) = BG1405 Thai Language and Culture
PC 3803 or PC 3311 orPersonality and Social Interactive
PC 3311Acting for Personality/Social Interaction
ACT 1601Fundamentals of Financial Accounting (For Arts Students)
ACT 1602Fundamentals of Financial Accounting (For Science and Technology Students)
Subject with 1 or 2 credits
GS 1000Use of Library
MA 1101Applied Composition I

First and Second Year (Freshmen and Sophomore)
During the freshmen year, all students in Martin de Tours School of Management and Economics pursues the same study plan consisting of general education courses and business core courses, which provide them with the basic knowledge on all the disciplines in business. The study plan also prepares the students with the adequate knowledge to select a concentration that suits his/her ability, background, and preferences.
Third and Fourth Years (Junior and Senior)
During the junior and senior years, students who select the International Business Management Major follow the program of studies:
1. Twelve Major Required Courses
2. Five Concentration Courses
Plan A: Major Concentration Courses Or
Plan B: Business Concentration Courses
3. Two Free Elective Courses

First year 
Total19 (18-3-38)
First semester
Course codeCourse titlecredits
BG 1001English I3 (2-3-6)
MA 1200Mathematics for Business3 (3-0-6)
SA 1201Statistics I3 (3-0-6)
BG 1400Business Law I3 (3-0-6)
GE 1204Physical Educations1 (1-0-2)
GE 1301Environmental Science 3 (3-0-6)
GE 1403Communication in Thai3 (3-0-6)
Second semester 
Total18 (17-5-36)
Course codeCourse titlecredits
ACT 1600Fundamentals of Financial Accounting3 (3-0-6)
BG 1002English II3 (2-3-6)
BG 1401Business Law II3 (3-0-6)
SA 2200Statistics II3 (3-0-6)
ECO 2201Microeconomics3 (3-0-6)
MIS 1221Computer Literacy0 (0-2-0)
MGT 1101Introduction to Business3 (3-0-6)

Second year 
Total18 (17-3-36)
First semester
Course codeCourse titlecredits
ACT 2620Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting3 (3-0-6)
BG 2000English III3 (2-3-6)
ECO 2202Macroeconomics3 (3-0-6)
MIS 2111Introduction to Management Information Systems3 (3-0-6)
MGT 2404Managerial Psychology3 (3-0-6)
MGT 2900Principles of Management3 (3-0-6)
Second semester 
Total18 (17-5-36)
Course codeCourse titlecredits
BG 2001English IV3 (2-3-6)
FIN 2201Principles of Finance3 (3-0-6)
GE 2101World Civilization3 (3-0-6)
GE 2202Ethics3 (3-0-6)
IBM 2201International Business Environment3 (3-0-6)
MKT 2280Principles of Marketing3 (3-0-6)

Third year 
Total18 (18-1-37)
First semester
Course codeCourse titlecredits
MIS 2221Quantitative Analysis Tools0 (0-1-1)
FIN 3101Corporate Finance3 (3-0-6)
MGT 3905Operations Management3 (3-0-6)
MKT 3620Global Marketing3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3101Cross Cultural Human Resource Management3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3102Export-Import Policy and Strategy3 (3-0-6)
One Plan A or Plan B or Plan C Course3 (3-0-6)
Second semester 
Total18 (18-0-36)
Course codeCourse titlecredits
IBM 3203International Management3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3204Designing and Managing Global Operations3 (3-0-6)
MGT 3907Business Communication3 (3-0-6)
MGT 3940Business Research Methodology3 (3-0-6)
One Plan A / Plan B / Plan C Course3 (3-0-6)
One Plan A / Plan B / Plan C Course3 (3-0-6)

Fourth year 
Total18 (18-0-36)
First semester
Course codeCourse titlecredits
FIN 4102International Finance3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4105Global Business Feasibility Analysis3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4106International Business Research3 (3-0-6)
One Plan A/ Plan B / Plan C Course3 (3-0-6)
One Plan A/ Plan B / Plan C Course3 (3-0-6)
Second semester 
Total15 (15-0-30)
Course codeCourse titlecredits
IBM 4207Special Topics in International Business3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4208International Strategic Management 3 (3-0-6)
MGT 4914Entrepreneurship3 (3-0-6)
One free elective course3 (3-0-6)
One free elective course3 (3-0-6)


Minor

The International Business Management Program offers the following courses as Plan B Business concentration (International Business Management) for other programs of School of Management and as minor in International Business Management for the Bachelor of Arts Programs of the Faculty of Arts.
IBM 2201International Business Environment3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3101Cross Cultural Human Resource Management3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3102Export-Import Policy and Strategy3 (3-0-6)
IBM 3203International Management3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4115Global Product and Brand Planning3 (3-0-6)
IBM 4208International Strategic Management 3 (3-0-6)